Recent and Saved Searches

While search­ing time­lines and oth­er win­dows, every time a search is done, the cri­te­ria is saved in the Searches col­umn on the left of the win­dow. Any search can be eas­i­ly ref­er­enced by click­ing on the date-time row in Recent Searches section.

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Note: If the list is not in view, click on the dis­clo­sure tri­an­gle to the left of the Recent Searches text.

When the date-time row is clicked on, the cri­te­ria will be loaded and the search can be done again. This does not load pre­vi­ous­ly found data, only the cri­te­ria used in the search. This can be saved by click­ing on the save but­ton at the end of the Search mode selec­tion row, the cri­te­ria will then be saved in the Saved Searches list. The saved search will be giv­en a default name of Saved Search. To rename the search, dou­ble click on the name and input the new name.

Search cri­te­ria can be saved direct­ly to be used again in the future. This is espe­cial­ly help­ful when cre­at­ing com­pli­cat­ed search­es. By click­ing on the save but­ton at the end of the Search mode selec­tion row, the cri­te­ria will be saved in the Saved Searches list. Just as stat­ed above, the saved search will be giv­en a default name of Saved Search. To rename the search, dou­ble click on the name and input the new name.

A saved search is saved in the in the search mode” con­text. So, when a find and replace” search is saved, and when it is select­ed in the Saved Searches list, the mode will be switched to find and replace. The mode is rep­re­sent­ed by the saved or recent icon; icon is Instance mode, icon is Text mode and icon is Find and Replace mode.